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Zaunkönig

Language: Plattdeutsch

De Katt de seet inn Nettelbusch
Inn Nettelbusch verborgen,
Do keem de klene König herut
Un bo ęr guden Morgen.
 
Gun Morgen Musch inn Nettelbusch,
Wat sittst du hier in Sorgen?
Ni wahr? wenn du de Flünken harrst,
So spist du mi ton Morgen.


Translation(s): ENG

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Modern German version (Zaunkönig):

Die Katze saß im Nesselbusch
Im Nesselbusch verborgen
Da kam der kleine Zaunkönig
Und bot ihr guten Morgen.
 
Guten Morgen Mietz im Nesselbusch,
Was sitzest du hier in Sorgen?
Nicht wahr? wenn du die Flüglein hättst,
Verspeistest du mich zum Morgen.

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English [singable] (Anonymous/Unidentified Artist) , M. v. Z., title 1: "The hedge sparrow"


Text added to the website: 2010-01-27.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:13
Line count: 8
Word count: 44

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